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Honoka'a Celebrates Its Paniolo Heritage
Hawaii Island is known for its ranching and farming, part of its longtime paniolo culture. One event marking that connection is underway on the Hamakua Coast--Honoka'a Western Week. It features activities in town every day and also underlines some local family history. HPR's Sherry Bracken is on Hawaii Island and has the story.